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by The Questioner
Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:52 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Exclusive Brethren Fellowship
Replies: 7
Views: 439

Re: Exclusive Brethren Fellowship

I've often advised people to formally resign membership, in writing.
by The Questioner
Mon Mar 04, 2019 8:28 am
Forum: News
Topic: Non Disclosure Agreements
Replies: 3
Views: 517

Re: Non Disclosure Agreements

I wouldn't expect to see NDAs in the bible. They are properly for protecting commercial secrets. Motor cars and telephones aren't in the bible either. Neither are Baptists, Anglicans or Plymouth Brethren.
by The Questioner
Sun Mar 03, 2019 9:12 am
Forum: News
Topic: Non Disclosure Agreements
Replies: 3
Views: 517

Non Disclosure Agreements

https://www.theguardian.com/law/2019/mar/03/ban-on-gagging-clauses-non-disclosure-agreements-work?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other Exclusive Brethren have (ab)used NDAs, not for their intended purpose of protecting commercial secrets, but to stop former organisation members from speaking about non-business ma...
by The Questioner
Wed Feb 06, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: News
Topic: together we are brethren!!
Replies: 8
Views: 851

Re: together we are brethren!!

Shiny new website, same old deceits, Young people can go to university? No they can't. They can do the odd course, through online courses after which they can work in brethren businesses. So they still can't chose the subject they wish to study. They still can't be teachers, or musicians, or doctors...
by The Questioner
Thu Jan 24, 2019 9:09 am
Forum: News
Topic: Exclusive Brethren ‘cult’ sues over publication of sermons
Replies: 4
Views: 792

Re: Exclusive Brethren ‘cult’ sues over publication of sermons

Any organisation which is partly funded by the taxpayer must be held to scrutiny. That is particularly true when that organisation is secretive, high maintenance and contoversial. The PBCC deny that they are secretive but their actions in trying to to both silence critics and suppress the analysis o...
by The Questioner
Wed Jan 23, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: Satire and Humour
Topic: You Couldn't Make It Up!
Replies: 65
Views: 147230

Re: You Couldn't Make It Up!

I see one character goes under the rather pompous handle 'John Nelson Abernethie'. His parents appear to have had considerable ambition.
by The Questioner
Thu Jan 17, 2019 10:03 am
Forum: News
Topic: Schools Inspection Service
Replies: 0
Views: 228

Schools Inspection Service

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2019/jan/17/ofsted-inspections-find-three-steiner-schools-to-be-inadequate?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other Please see in particular the penultimate paragraph. Isn't the SIS the body which inspects PBCC schools? Do they now get proper OFSTED? commissioned Ofsted to carry ...
by The Questioner
Sun Dec 02, 2018 3:10 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Bloody Hypocrites
Replies: 591
Views: 262247

Re: Bloody Hypocrites

I was wondering just what caused the RRT's seeming obsession with sausages. I turned to the PBCC's traditional choice of newspaper in the UK and found this from 7 August this year: Sausages are classed as a processed meat (anything that has been cured, salted, smoked, or preserved) – and, according ...
by The Questioner
Sat Nov 10, 2018 9:21 am
Forum: Satire and Humour
Topic: Take the Money and Run!
Replies: 6
Views: 716

Re: Take the Money and Run!

Straight to Long Bay Correctional Centre. The money confiscated.
by The Questioner
Tue Nov 06, 2018 4:23 pm
Forum: Satire and Humour
Topic: You Couldn't Make It Up!
Replies: 65
Views: 147230

Re: You Couldn't Make It Up!